STUDENTs and Educators
College and High School Media Students and Teachers from across Mid-America are invited to this professional development workshop. Hone your skills, get valuable feedback and listen to the pros, including recent graduates now working in newsrooms. How did they get that first job? How can you prepare for success?
Free to students and teachers. Registration is required! Be sure to RSVP by 10/1.
If traveling from out of town, there are a number of reasonably priced hotels in Columbia MO – among the many choices are Holiday Inn, TownPlace Suites by Marriott and LaQuinta.
StudentCheck-in begins at 9AM, Workshop begins at 9:30. Please call with any questions 314-533-2993.
Honorable Mention & Winning Entries
Congratulations to the 2017 NATAS MID-AMERICA STUDENT AWARDSWinning and Honor Mention Entrants:
STUDENT PILLARS will be presented at the 41st Mid-America EMMY Gala on September 9, 2017 at the Chase Park Plaza. Each winning entry will receive one complimentary ticket to the Gala. Tickets are non-transferable. Students, family and friends are welcomed to attend. Gala Dinner and Awards tickets are $125 per person. Additional tickets may be purchased in August.
WALTER CRONKITE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Application Deadline is APRIL 30, 2018
Scholarships will be announced in early June.
Cassidi Sterrett, Spring Hill College (freshman)
Matthew Beckwith, University of Missouri-Columbia (sophmore)
Cassidy Williams,University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Senior)
Megan Sanchez,Western Illinois University (Senior)